Deck the Walruses by Anna Hrachovec

Deck the Walruses

Knitting
December 2014
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
US 5 - 3.75 mm
A hatless walrus is about 3 ½” (9cm) tall, or palm-sized
This pattern is available for $6.00 USD
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Everybody likes to get fancy for the holidays, especially walruses! These bewhiskered fellows knit up in just a few hours for cute last-minute gifts and holiday decor. The pattern comes with instructions to knit a snowball-sized walrus, plus a Santa hat, a skullcap, and an ear-flap hat.

Techniques include knitting in the round on double-pointed needles, I-cord, and some mattress stitch.